Europe's swing and blues dance events

April 2020


Apr 02 Boogie Madness 10 Spring Edition

Borovets, Bulgaria
Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th of April 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Spend 4 days (3 nights) in a 4 star hotel, in the beautiful Rila mountain. The camp has 3 levels with prelims (INT, ADV, ADV++), 8 workshops per level with world class teachers. The price includes the workshops, 3 parties, accommodation and food! Starting from...


Apr 16 Stompin' at the Savoy 2020

Valencia, Spain
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Ready for the second edition of Stompin' at the Savoy Festival? A weekend full of dance and inspiration. SAVE THE DATE: 16-19 April 2020! Come to Valencia and enjoy the Big Bands at parties, Lindy Hop & Solo Jazz classes with amazing international teachers, ou...


Apr 17 Go!Swing

Valladolid, Spain
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Lindy Hop festival with three levels. Teachers from Argentina and Spain....


Apr 18 Monkey Swing Festival

Heilbronn, Germany
Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (2 days)
Registration is open!

Registration open! Monkey Swing Festival 2020! 18. & 19. April 2020 in Heilbronn! Mit Katie Cobalt (HKG), Mike Sonder (USA), Kris Blindert (GER)! First international Lindy Hop Workshop in Heilbronn! Lindy Hop + Solo Jazz Classes + Saturday party with ...


Apr 18 Special birthday weekend -10 year

Florence, Italy
Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (2 days)
Registration is open!

Yes, we are preparing a top Birthday! 😃🎺🥁🎼 An intense event full of lessons and parties with international teachers and incredible big bands. Since 2010 the Swing School that teaches how to dance Lindy Hop in Florence celebrates 10 years of activity, a bet t...


Apr 24 6. Hülly Hop Swing Farm

Drochtersen, Germany
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

The next, already 6th Hülly Hop Swing Farm is going to happen! As teachers we will have Cat & Cam from London, Jenna & Ben from the US and Lu & Jose from Buenos Aires. The Capulets from Gothenburg are going to play both nights again, and DJ Alright is g...


Apr 24 Lindy Turn

Reading, United Kingdom
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Weekend of amazing Lindy social dancing and tuition from Evita Arce and Michael Jagger. No audition - one level for intermediate dancers and above. Friday welcome dance, Saturday Swing Ball with music from Martyn Nelson and the Rhythm Remedies and Sunday tea ...


Apr 30 LOW & SLOW 2020

La Garriga (Barcelona), Spain
Thursday 30th of April to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

3rd Edition Low & Slow 2020... SAVE THE DATES!!!! We are working to make it special... Are you ready to enjoy with us? 4 days with Classes, 4 parties, 6 International Teachers, Incredible Musicians, Lovely Dancers, Spring waters... AND MORE FOR COMING......


Apr 30 Menorca Lindy Exchange 2020

Menorca, Illes Balears, Spain
Thursday 30th of April to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

We are happy to announce 4th Menorca Lindy Exchange! Join us on Spring 2020 and discover our island on Swing Rhythm. A lot of open-air dance, night parties, mixing with food & tourism activities. Great Bands & DJ’s will play during this long weekend, and will ...


May 2020


May 01 GÖTEBLUES

Gothenburg, Sweden
Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

GÖTEBLUES is a blues dance camp where we try to embrace the Göteborg (Gothenburg)-spirit and create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. To also help with the warmth we have strategically chosen the month of May, usually a pleasant time of year to be in Göteborg....


May 01 Take the "A" Train

Barcelona, Spain
Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Teachers & swing passionates, this workshop is for you!!! The first weekend of May'20 we will have Åsa and Daniel Heedman teaching in Barcelona, and we will also count on our local experts Pep and Emi, among other collaborators. It will be a weekend to get ...


May 01 Malmö Spring Jump 2020

Malmö, Sweden
Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (3 days)

Join us for a great Lindy Hop weekend of parties with live music, classes with skilled teachers and lots of opportunity to meet other dance-crazy people! Our wonderful teachers this year are: – Tatiana Udry & Daniel Larsson – Cat Foley & Michaela Delmonte...


May 01 IRN Blues

Glasgow, Ireland
Friday 1st to Monday 4th of May 2020 (4 days)

Save the date for our 5th year anniversary special. Watch this space for more exciting info soon! Love, Ewa, Kitty & Malcolm...


May 07 Paris Midnight Blues

Paris, France
Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Dear blues dancers, Do you enjoy Paris in May? Come and discover or rediscover how wonderful this old city is coming out of winter, caressed by a soft spring light. Come to this music festival that will fly you to the heart of this fascinating city. PA...


May 07 Le Mans Swing

Le Mans (Moncé en Belin), France
Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th of May 2020 (4 days)

------ Lindy Hop ----- Teachers: Gaston & Alba (Spain) Ali & Kriss (Germany) Anne-Hélène & Bernard (France) Jazz Band: Swing Shouters http://lemansswing.com/...


May 08 Go Bananas! Swing Festival 2020

Malaga, Spain
Friday 8th to Sunday 10th of May 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Reserve your spot and come dance with us in sunny Malaga, Spain! • Teachers - Ariadna Beltran & Simon Bressanelli • Thematic workshops of Lindy Hop & Solo Jazz • 3 parties with live music • Tasters of Tap and African Dance • Banana desserts party • Red...


May 14 Uptown Rhythm 2020

Vilnius, Lithuania
Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Uptown Rhythm 2019 had it all! We were proud to present world class instructors, amazing live bands and DJ’s, stunning performances, exciting competitions and extraordinary swingin' boat cruise. Come join us in beautiful Vilnius, May 14-17 2020 for the 2nd edi...


May 15 Plenty Hot 2020

Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th of May 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Dear friends of Lindy Hop dancing! The registrations has opened up – 2020 our will have it’s debut for first time directly in Dresden @ Savoy Club & Zentralwerk ♡ We again have great instructors to announce. Our amazing 2020 instructors line-up are: Juan &...


May 21 Smokey Feet 2020 - 10 Year Anniversary!

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Thursday 21st to Monday 25th of May 2020 (5 days)
Registration is open!

Join us for the 10th Anniversary of Smokey Feet! 2 days of workshops with: - Alice Mei and Felipe Braga; - Elze Visnevskyte and Peter Kertz; - Sonia Ortega Betriu and Héctor Artal - More t.b.a. 5 parties with live music from Carolina Reapers and more...


May 28 Sofia Swing Dance Festival 2020

Sofia, Bulgaria
Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

||#SSDF2020|| *Amazing Main Solo, Tap & Lindy Track and Taster Teachers *8 hours of Main Classes with live band musicality class *Up to 6 hours of Taster Classes per level *5 Parties at 3 venues *2 Hot Live Bands and Experienced DJ’s *4 Comps - O...


May 29 Tours Lindy Exchange

Tours, France
Friday 29th of May to Monday 1st of June 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Tours Lindy Exchange celebrates its local Musicians, Dancers an Gastronomy : come and discover the Loire Valley. We have invited up to 9 live Swing Bands ( Lindy Hop, Charleston, New Orleans, blues...), who will perfom on the river, in the streets, by a cast...


June 2020


Jun 04 Athens Lindy Exchange

Athens, Greece
Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th of June 2020 (4 days)

Athens Lindy Exchange 2020!!! We had an amazing time thanks to all of you! We are ex-changing the dates, putting the next exchange at the beginning of June! Save the date for our next ALE! June 04-07 2020 -- You are invited to spend 3 days full of ...


Jun 05 Good Fellows Blues 2020

Paris, France
Friday 5th to Sunday 7th of June 2020 (3 days)

A week-end mixing Blues dance classes, good spirit, and parties ! Program : - 4 hours of Blues classes, and 1 hour of solo Blues (2 levels) - 2 dance parties and one afternoon party - 2 lives...


Jun 06 PETIT Boulevard Blues with Gas & Alba

Hasselt, Belgium
Saturday 6th to Sunday 7th of June 2020 (2 days)
Registration is open!

Here is our BLUES plan!!! • 4 hours of classes for all participants - 2 levels (intermediate + advanced) with Gas & Alba - 1 beginner level with Els & Zelino from Ghent! Also with 4 hours of classes! • 1 party on Saturday with a live band • Dinner al...


Jun 11 Salento Swing Festival 2020 - Live in Otranto

Otranto (LE) - Apulia, Italy
Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Salento Swing Festival – Live in Otranto 11-12-13-14 June 2020, a long weekend by the sea. ☀️ THE CAMP: overlooking a beautiful bay, Cale d'Otranto Resort, between crystal clear waters and palm trees that reach the sky. ☀️ THE VINTAGE SHOW: overlooking ...


Jun 11 Chase Festival

Heidelberg, Germany
Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Lindy Hop Festival in the beautiful city of Heidelberg Your teachers: Ana Maeso, Alberto Meucci, Ali Taghavi, Areski Stichweh, Barbara Joó, Cátia Fonseca, Clàudia Fonte, David Afonso, Giulia Cicerale, Héctor Artal, Katie Cobalt, Kris Blindert, Rivital Engl...


Jun 11 Balboa in Corsica

Cargese / Ajaccio, Corse-du-Sud, France
Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Dancing Balboa and discovering Corsica during a wonderful we of june ! 4 parties, with apero / night / after, live music, international teachers, 6 h workshops. A nice hotel in front of the beach in Cargese to spend unforgettable nights of dancing. Hiking, b...


Jun 12 Leading Ladies Swing Festival

Copenhagen, Denmark
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Join the first festival of it's kind! A Swing Festival that hires women who lead as teachers, but still lets everyone else choose their role(s) during the weekend. So whether you're a Leading Lady, Following Fella or Enthusiastic Enby, there's space for you to...


Jun 12 Thames Valley Balboa Festival 2020

Henley on Thames, United Kingdom
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Biggest Balboa Festival in the UK, 3 Evenings of Social Dancing, 2 Days of instruction from 6 instructors (Kate Hedin, Nick Williams, Annable Quisao, Bobby White, Jo & Mel Calanglang), 1 Amazing Event. All dancers welcome - including beginner and improver dan...


Jun 19 Trippin' Blues

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Friday 19th to Sunday 21st of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Save the date. Details t.b.a. soon!...


Jun 25 Balboa and Shag Festival Mattstedt

Mattstedt, Thuringia, Germany
Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th of June 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Balboa Shag Festival Mattstedt a new festival, which means four days with fast swing music in the scenic mill estate and romantic festival location. There will be classes in Balboa and Shag in three ballrooms with international teachers, a big dance tent wit...


Jun 26 Spring Out 2020

Hannover, Germany
Friday 26th to Sunday 28th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Full weekend with Nils & Bianca teaching 8h Lindy Hop & 2h Boogie. - Registration starts Sunday, 15.March.2020 at noon sharp. Be quick! - You can book modules of different topics with mixed levels. check homepage for more information. Band at Saturday night:...


Jun 26 Blues Summer Fest - Smoothie Edition

Moscow, Russia
Friday 26th to Sunday 28th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Experimental type of the Blues dance event - half Exchange , half Workshop. 5 hours of classes from Edmilson Botelho 2 bonus classes 3 parties with live bands + party with Stefano Ronchi Show-cases City tour...


Jun 29 Swing & Wine Festival

Bad Hersfeld, Germany
Monday 29th of June to Wednesday 1st of July 2020 (3 days)

"SWING & WINE FESTIVAL" more than 20 Live-Acts, „Roaring Twenties“ in Hessen. Best Swingbands, fantastic Early Jazz, Boogie Woogie - swing and Groove Pfingstwochenende in Bad Hersfeld / Germany ...


July 2020


Jul 16 Spoonful 2020

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of July 2020 (4 days)

Save the date 10-12 July, 2020 and join us to make the 5th edition our best Spoonful yet! ...


Jul 16 Hamburg Balboa Festival 2020

Hamburg, Germany
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of July 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Right in the heart of the city of Franzbrötchen, the famous red mile, a legendary fish market (Sundays 5am – 9.30am) you will find a growing and alive Balboa scene! Of course, the town has a lot more to give and see! When you come to visit and dance at the end...


Jul 16 Seravezza Blues Camp

Seravezza, Italy
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of July 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Dancers and musicians get deep into the groove. The goal of the camp is to make both musicians and dancers self confident while improvising in the rich variety of styles and rhythms that Blues offers, thanks to the special training based on the dialogue betwe...


August 2020


Aug 16 SwingSummit Week 6

Ardèche, France
Sunday 16th to Sunday 23rd of August 2020 (8 days)
Registration is open!

SwingSummit is an intensive Lindy Hop camp, designed to give you the ultimate learning experience and to make a real change in your dancing. This is how: Maximum 8-10 couples per class Lots of personal attention from the instructors 4 hours of classes pe...


Aug 20 Bluesila 10th edition

Vilnius (70 km from), Lithuania
Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd of August 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Blues dance full camp ( accommodation, meals, classes, parties) in the mid of beautiful forest nearby the lake...


Aug 20 Porto Swing Jam

Porto, Portugal
Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd of August 2020 (4 days)

End a perfect summer on a high note and join us for 4 days and nights full of fun and dance in the stunning and welcoming city of Porto....


Aug 21 VarCity Bal

Warsaw, Poland
Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd of August 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

THE EVENT IS RESCHEDULED TO 21-23 August 2020 What could be better for the summer weather than 3 days of dancing Balboa? Join us to learn, social dance, laugh and chill out during VarCity Bal! We’ll spend the weekend on the dance floor working on Pure Ba...


Aug 24 Big Experience

Candeleda (Ávila), Spain
Monday 24th to Sunday 30th of August 2020 (7 days)
Registration is open!

Welcome to the Big Experience, a festival organized by Big South in Candeleda, at the foot of Sierra de Gredos, which on the occasion of its VIII Edition concentrates in one week one of the best experience a person may have in communion with nature, people and...


Aug 28 JazzOut SwingFest

Nijmegen, Netherlands
Friday 28th to Sunday 30th of August 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

We are working hard on the 2nd edition of JazzOut SwingFest! Every week we will reveil more and more info about the amazing SwingFestival in Nijmegen, the Oldest City of The Netherlands. We like a hint of France in our festival, so therefore we have the amaz...


Aug 28 Shirt Tail Stompers 10 Year Anniversary Party Weekend

Vilnius, Lithuania
Friday 28th to Sunday 30th of August 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

To celebrate 10 years of playing music around the world, we are throwing a huge 3-day party! The Social Dance Event of the year! ♪ MUSIC ♪ 10 Bands 10 International DJs ♪ Late night parties ♪ ♪ Special Guests ♪ ♪ Extra special day time act...


Aug 28 Swing'n'Sail

Athens - Lefkas - Kefallonia - Ithaca - Paxoi - Antipaxoi, Greece
Friday 28th of August to Saturday 5th of September 2020 (9 days)

Swing'n'Sail is now ready to welcome you for the 5th time! 7 days living in a sailing boat, partying at selected venues in Athens and in Greek islands, having classes with Ben White and Minou Ericson and for all that: You don't need a skipper license - You don...


September 2020


Sep 03 Swim Out Costa Brava

Llafranc, Spain
Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th of September 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Meet your ideal swing dance holidays at the seaside, 100% mediterranean vibes. Lindy Hop & Solo Jazz classes with Alice Mei & Felipe Braga, Jo Hoffberg & Martynas Stonys, Pamela Gaizutyte & Rikard Ekstrand, Claudia Fonte & Laura Glaess, Marie N'diaye & Anders ...


Sep 04 Augsburg Balboa Festival

Augsburg, Germany
Friday 4th to Sunday 6th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration opens May 6th (36 days left)

A cozy Balboa-Festival in Augsburg! Workshops, Parties and Live-Music! :) Teachers: Natasha Devyatkina & Olivier Harouard Anni Skoglund & Gašper Hrovat Special classes on Friday: Slow Balboa with Anni & Gašper Back to the Basics with Natasha & Olivi...


Sep 10 Shout It Loud! Warsaw Swing Exchange 2020

Warsaw, Poland
Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (4 days)
Registration opens Wednesday April 1st (Tomorrow)

Shout It Loud! Warsaw Swing Exchange is an event, in which music and roots of swing dances are at the forefront. You may expect live music during all four parties, played by three top-notch international bands. During band breaks, our best DJs will propel you ...


Sep 10 Barcelona Lindy Exchange 2020

barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (4 days)
Registration opens Wednesday April 1st, at 00:00 (Barcelona, Spain) (Tomorrow)

We are happy to invite you to the BLE2020 Edition 🎉🎉 Come join us this end of summer ☀️☀️, plenty of lindy hop dàncing time 💃💃, poblenou's casino as our main venue, outstanding outdoor jams near the beach ⛱⛱ and in modernist places, 3 live bands, tasters, surp...


Sep 11 BalBreak 2020

Torquay, United Kingdom
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

A residential Balboa weekend, with dinner, bed and breakfast provided. Join us for a truly fabulous weekend in a hotel right on the water's edge with stunning views over Torquay bay...


Sep 11 Severn Sinners

Bristol, United Kingdom
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Severn Sinners is a Fusion & Blues dancing event in Bristol, UK - a city renowned for its super friendly switch-y, genderless dancing. Expect high quality international teachers, 12+ hours of teaching, 3 nights of parties....


Sep 11 London Throwdown

London, United Kingdom
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (3 days)

An epic weekend dedicated to throwing down hard and fast! This weekend is all about the art of competing, featuring the annual London Throwdown Championships. For the social dancers out there we’ll be packing in plenty of time for social dancing to the live b...


Sep 25 Balboa at The Golden Lion

Northallerton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Friday 25th to Sunday 27th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Residential Balboa Weekend with wonderful social dancing and instruction from Valerie Salstrom & Jacob Wigger for intermediate level dancers and above - no auditions, one level. Friday Welcome Dance, Saturday Balboa Ball and Sunday Tea Dance. Option to exten...


Sep 26 Boost

Heidelberg, Germany
Saturday 26th to Sunday 27th of September 2020 (2 days)
Registration is open!

A Lindy Hop workshop in Heidelberg Tired of going to workshops where you take tons of classes, but at the end you can’t remember half of what you learned? Want more power to drive toward your own learning goals? What’s unique about Boost is that after e...


October 2020


Oct 09 Bristol Balboa Bonanza

Bristol, United Kingdom
Friday 9th to Sunday 11th of October 2020 (3 days)

The FIRST EVER Balboa Festival in Bristol is coming! Bringing you a full weekend of inspiring lessons and three days of parties with the hottest Balboa bands around. We are honoured to introduce the teachers that will keep your Balboa juices going the whole...


Oct 16 The Royal Swing Fest - 5 th edition

Collegno - Turin, Italy
Friday 16th to Sunday 18th of October 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

THE ROYAL SWING FEST 👑👑👑👑👑 It's our fifth anniversary! 👑👑👑👑👑 A special celebration to honor our 5th year with a ROYAL weekend! Historical location, swing Dancers from all over the world, super international Teachers, royal and crazy Parties with djs and ...


Oct 16 x10 - a 10 day retreat

Heidelberg, Germany
Friday 16th to Sunday 25th of October 2020 (10 days)
Registration opens today

A lindy hop workshop to develop your dancing – give yourself the dedicated training you deserve! Spend 10 days, together with up to 15 other couples, to take classes and train – it’s a deep dive into your lindy hop....


Oct 23 Barcelona Balboa Weekend

Barcelona, Spain
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th of October 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

This is a medium size Balboa event designed to have time to relax, digest the classes and enjoy the parties, also having the opportunity to get individual feedback in class as there will be a maximum of 16 couples and 2 extra teachers per group. Also, as we wa...


Oct 23 Monkey Business Festival 2020

Sofia, Bulgaria
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th of October 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

It’s fresh, it’s new, it’s Bananaz! We are so excited to introduce Monkey Business Festival for a second edition! The festival is a perfect balance of Lindy Hop and Boogie Woogie, fun, craziness, new friends and family. A cozy festival taking place in Sofia, B...


November 2020


Nov 12 Canary Swing Festival

Santa cruz de la palma, Spain
Thursday 12th to Monday 16th of November 2020 (5 days)
Registration is open!

The Princess hotel de la Palma is the ideal place to combine dancing and vacations. Between 22 and 28 degrees in November, you can enjoy the 7 pools as well as lindy hop, west coast swing, blues and chicago steppin lessons with great teachers : Jeremy Chanton ...


Nov 13 Roma Balboa Weekend 2020

Rome, Italy
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th of November 2020 (3 days)

💥 Dear Balboa Friends, Rome is your location for your Balboa Holiday in November! ♬♪♫ The 4th edition of the Italian biggest Balboa Weekend will have a NOVEMBER EDITION! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Mark your calendar: 13th 14th and ...


December 2020


Dec 11 Alpine Jitterbugs - Shag 'n' Bal Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of December 2020 (3 days)
Registration opens June 1st (62 days left)

2nd Edition of this beautyful Event inbetween the Tyrolean Alps....


February 2021


Feb 04 NuBalboa 2021

Madrid, Spain
Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th of February 2021 (4 days)
Registration opens October 4th (187 days left)

Be ready and get your finest shoes, we are going to have a balboa blast! At one of the finest dance floor in Europe we will shuffle the heck out of Big Mama Swing Madrid’s ballroom. The fantastic teaching couples are... Susan and Corey Manke Yulia and Sash...


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